Quick and Creamy Tomato Basil Soup: Comfort in a Bowl

If you’re looking for a soul-warming bowl of comfort, our Quick and Creamy Tomato Basil Soup is the answer. This recipe brings together the vibrant flavors of ripe tomatoes and fresh basil, resulting in a velvety, rich soup that will leave you craving for more.

Ingredients

  • 4 cups of ripe tomatoes, diced
  • 1/2 cup of fresh basil leaves, chopped
  • 1 onion, finely chopped
  • 2 cloves of garlic, minced
  • 1/4 cup of heavy cream
  • 2 tablespoons of olive oil
  • Salt and pepper to taste

Instructions

  1. In a large pot, heat the olive oil over medium heat. Add the chopped onion and garlic, sautéing until they become translucent.
  2. Add the diced tomatoes and cook for about 10 minutes, or until they start to break down and release their juices.
  3. Stir in the chopped basil leaves and season with salt and pepper.
  4. Using an immersion blender, puree the soup until smooth. Alternatively, transfer the mixture to a blender and blend until smooth, then return it to the pot.
  5. Stir in the heavy cream and simmer for an additional 5 minutes, allowing the flavors to meld.
  6. Taste and adjust the seasoning if needed.
  7. Serve hot, garnished with additional fresh basil leaves if desired.

Prep Time: 10 minutes

Yields: 4 servings

Indulge in the creamy goodness of our Quick and Creamy Tomato Basil Soup. This easy-to-make recipe combines the simplicity of fresh ingredients with a burst of flavor that will leave your taste buds singing.

Nutrition: Calories 180 | Total Fat 12g | Carbohydrates 16g | Protein 3g | Fiber 4g

Picture yourself on a chilly evening, wrapped in a cozy blanket, savoring each spoonful of this delightful tomato basil soup. It’s the perfect blend of comfort and taste, making it a go-to recipe for any season. Whether enjoyed as a quick weeknight meal or a special treat, this soup will always deliver warmth and satisfaction. Share it with friends and family, and watch as they too fall in love with the comforting embrace of our Quick and Creamy Tomato Basil Soup. So why wait? Try it today and experience pure comfort in a bowl.

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